§ 97. Mr. Brazier
To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster what forecasts he has for the level of new investment in the chemicals industry in 1988.157W
§ Mr. Atkins
The Chemical Industry Association's investment intentions survey for 1988 shows that capital spending in the chemical sector in 1988 is expected to rise to £1,740 million, which allowing for inflation is an increase of nearly 19 per cent. on 1987.